Adult Volunteer Opportunities

Thanks for your interest in volunteering! Due to COVID-19, Discovery Place museums are closed until further notice. Volunteer applications submitted during this time will be considered when we reopen. Please check back here regularly for updates.

Adult Volunteer Opportunities

Adult volunteers play a central role in creating extraordinary educational experiences for Discovery Place visitors.

A variety of unique volunteer opportunities are available at our family of Museums. Each role is vital to our mission to inspire curious thinkers to discover the wonders of science, technology and nature.

Wonder Crew

The Wonder Crew is a group of adult volunteers at Discovery Place who share a passion for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) and value life-long learning in a fun and vibrant environment.

The volunteer program plays a central role in creating extraordinary educational experiences for Discovery Place visitors. A variety of volunteer positions are available for adults who would like to inspire curious thinkers to discover the wonders of STEM-based experiences.

As a non-profit organization, we depend on our volunteer force to assist with the day-to-day operations of the Science Center.

How to Apply:

Visit the Discovery Place website to learn more about volunteer positions for adults in Charlotte throughout the museum. Read through the job descriptions to find the perfect position for you, based on your interests and skills. With submission of your application, you will be invited to an interview to talk more in depth. A background check will be required before finalizing your Wonder Crew designation.